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NeVC: Blurring lines, stretching boundaries: A conversation with eXtension CoP members about working differently

Tuesday, October 19, 2010 at 11:55 am EDT - Presented by Amy Hays, Andy Crocker, Michael Lambur, Natalie Hummel

Blurring lines, stretching boundaries: A conversation with eXtension CoP members about working differently--The idea of working differently is often given lip service but not acted upon. Hearing how colleagues have actually embraced eXtension and are indeed working...

NeVC: Tracking Impact of Personal Finance FAQs

Tuesday, October 19, 2010 at 11:00 am EDT - Presented by Janet Bechman, Barbara O'Neill

Tracking Impact of Personal Finance FAQs-- A process that started in April 2008 as a “quick and easy” effort to get started with program evaluation for a new eXtension CoP has begun to yield valuable information. “We would like your feedback on this personal finance frequently...

NeVC: Using New Ways to Instruct and Inform Beginning Farmers

Tuesday, October 19, 2010 at 11:00 am EDT - Presented by Erica Frenay, Stephen Hadcock

Using New Ways to Instruct and Inform Beginning Farmers--Throughout New York State there has been an increase in interest and desire to start farming by individuals that have little or no farm expertise. To provide learning opportunities for those interested in farming, an...

NeVC: Educating Others about Social Networking

Monday, October 18, 2010 at 4:00 pm EDT - Presented by Dreama (Dee) Love

Educating Others about Social Networking--This session will provide the opportunity to learn about an interactive, educational display, research project, and supporting website used at a major state event (and beyond) as a way to find out how people are using/or not using...

NeVC: Is the Cooperative Extension’s Mission and Funding Model Compatible with Programming on the Worldwide Web?

Monday, October 18, 2010 at 4:00 pm EDT - Presented by Kevin Gamble, Jerry Thomas, Kara Newby

Is the Cooperative Extension’s Mission and Funding Model Compatible with Programming on the Worldwide Web? The traditional funding model for Cooperative Extension is to have financial contributions from local, state and federal governments, while being accountable to local...

NeVC: Mediated Conversation with Lee Rainie

Monday, October 18, 2010 at 3:05 pm EDT

Join the conversation which will follow up the the keynote immediately before.

NeVC Keynote: Becoming Visible in the New Media Ecology

Monday, October 18, 2010 at 2:00 pm EDT

Becoming Visible in the New Media Ecology, LEE RAINIE, Director of the Pew Research Center’s Internet & American Life Project, will discuss the Project’s latest findings about how Americans use the internet and their cell phones. He will discuss how organizations can...

NAQSAT: A Tool for Air Emissions Reduction

Friday, October 15, 2010 at 2:30 pm EDT - Presented by Natalie Rector, Darrin Karcher

The second of a two part series about the National Air Quality Site Assessment Tool (NAQSAT). This presentation will include an overview and case studies on swine and poultry operations. Presenters are: Natalie Rector, Jerry May, and Darrin Karcher, Michigan State University....

Virtual State Fair

Friday, October 8, 2010 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by LuAnn Phillips

VIRTUAL STATE FAIR CONTINUES THROUGH 10/10--ALL TIMES PACIFIC in SECOND LIFE® Morrill 131/12/24 Friday 10/8 2:00 p.m. Marissa Stone: Parenting: Research and Common Misconceptions 12:30 p.m. Jeff Fowler: Fall Lawn Care 1:00 PM p.m. Kristin Woods: Quality and Safety from...

eXtension Virtual State Fair Week

Wednesday, October 6, 2010 at 12:00 pm EDT - Presented by LuAnn Phillips

There has never been a better time to check out what eXtension is doing in the Second Life virtual 3D world. eXtension’s Virtual State Fair kicks off Wednesday, October 6th with five days of exhibits, educator presentations, a photo contest, live music, midway rides, cake...

Live Online Course: HTML5 Mobile Web Development

Tuesday, October 5, 2010 at 6:00 pm EDT

Instructor: Jake Carter Presented by creativeLIVE in partnership with O'Reilly What you'll learn: - Discover what's new in HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript for mobile development - Build your own Twitter App with these technologies -- Create apps that detect the orientation of...

Institutional Team Web Conference - October 2010

Tuesday, October 5, 2010 at 2:30 pm EDT - Presented by Terry Meisenbach

Meeting of all members of state eXtension Institutional Teams. Please join us!

Google Apps for eXtension

Monday, October 4, 2010 at 10:30 am EDT - Presented by Jason Young

This session is targeted at the eXtension staff as an introduction to the set of tools that are available as part of the Google Apps accounts for eXtension.org - and for the staff to think about next steps for offering the service more broadly. See also the follow-on session

"30 Minute Session" on Getting started in Second Life

Thursday, September 30, 2010 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by LuAnn Phillips

Registration, avatar creation, orientation, and ways to use this virtual environment to enhance your programming.(for all Extension). September 30 at 2:00 ET, a "30 Minute Session" on Getting started in Second Life.

Introduction to Google Docs for Workflow Management

Wednesday, September 29, 2010 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Amy Hays, Karen Jeannette

Google Docs can be an effective tool for cross-collaboration for many tasks at different stages of work group activity, such as brainstorming, generating task outlines, managing simple or complex workflow (think: managing content development or event coordination). Sharable...